Philip Lowrie

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Birthday
20, 1936
Birthplace
Lancashire, England
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
20, 1936 (age 83)
Birthplace
Lancashire, England

About

English actor known best for playing the role of Dennis Tanner on the television soap opera Coronation Street during the 1960s. He returned to the series in 2011 and was recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records for having had the longest gap between appearances on the same show.

Before Fame

Before being cast on Coronation Street, he studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) for three years.

Trivia

He provided voice-over work for Fifteen to One, a popular Channel 4 quiz show.

Family Life

He was born in Lancashire, England to Bertha and Philip Lowrie.

Associated With

In 1986, he appeared on Galloping Galaxies, a British children's series that starred Kenneth Williams.